How to configure firewall on Windows 7
8/5/10 11:06 AM
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Configuring firewall on Windows 7
When you install Syncrify or SynaMan on any Windows machine, it is quite possible the built-in firewall will prevent users from connecting to your server from other machine.
Following steps demonstrate how to configure the firewall in Windows 7 to allow clients to connect from other machines.
button and type "
" in the search bar
Select Windows Firewall with Advanced Security.
The following window will open. Click Inbound Rules
on the right hand side
Specify the port you have configured in Syncrify. By default this is 5800
Click Allow the connection
Check all three boxes: Domain, Private and Public
Assign a name for this rule
Finally, click Finish
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